051118 Missing person appeal – Gisleham

The following is a Police Connect message. Suffolk Police are appealing for help in tracing a missing 30-year-old man from Gisleham, near Lowestoft. Scott Head was last seen on Friday 2 November at an address in Southwold and was reported missing when he failed to turn up for work on Saturday 3 November. Scott is a […]

021118 Scam calls warning in Suffolk

The following is a Police Connect message. Police are warning residents to be wary of cold callers following incidents in the county. Officers have received around 100 calls this week from residents concerned about cold calls from scammers claiming to be from HMRC. In most cases, scammers have claimed to be from HMRC stating that the […]

291018 – Local policing at heart of new Suffolk model

The following is a Police Connect message. Suffolk Constabulary has pledged to ensure local policing remains at the heart of the county’s police service as a new neighbourhood model is implemented.   The restructure sees more than 100 police officers move into Safer Neighbourhood Teams (SNTs).   The extra resource in SNTs aims to ensure […]

261018 Suffolk web chat with the Chief Constable & PCC

The following is a Police Connect message. Suffolk Constabulary’s Chief Constable and Police and Crime Commissioner will be on hand to answer your questions in an online discussion next week.   The two–hour long chat will be hosted on Suffolk Constabulary’s website on Monday (29 October) between 6pm and 8pm.   Residents will be able […]

261018 Forward thinking to prevent burglaries as clocks go back

The following is a Police Connect message. As the clocks go back this weekend and the nights get darker, Suffolk police is urging the public to increase their vigilance around home and vehicle security. To prevent the seasonal increase in burglaries and theft from motor vehicles, the force is encouraging householders and motorists to follow […]

251018 Treat others with fun not frights this Halloween

The following is a Police Connect message. Suffolk residents are being reminded to display Halloween posters in their homes to let trick-or-treaters know if they are welcome or not. Halloween should be a fun celebration, with children enjoying dressing up as ghosts, witches or other assorted monsters, and visiting neighbouring householders happy to hand over […]

241018 – Hollesley Bay absconder – Anthony Smith

The following is a Police Connect message. Police are appealing for help in tracing a Hollesley Bay prisoner who has absconded. Anthony Smith, aged 46, was reported missing to police yesterday, Tuesday 23 October after being absent from a roll call. He is serving an eight year, six month sentence for burglary. He is described […]

181018 Hollesley Bay absconder – Dean Maguire

The following is a Police Connect message. Police are appealing for help in tracing a Hollesley Bay prisoner who has absconded. Dean Maguire, aged 26, was reported missing to police last night, Wednesday 17 October after being absent from a roll call at 8pm. He is serving a three year, nine month sentence for burglary. […]

111018 Appeal to return property to its owners

The following is a Police Connect message. Police are issuing photographs of items of stolen property in an effort to return them to the rightful owners.   Following a recent search of an address in the Mildenhall area, officers recovered a number of items of property which are believed to have been stolen. These include […]

081018 Hollesley Bay absconder located

The following is a Police Connect message. Police searching for a man who had absconded from Hollesley Bay prison in August have located him. 34-year-old Aaron Johnson, serving a nine year sentence for robbery, wounding and assault, was reported missing to police on Friday 17 August. Johnson had been granted a special purpose temporary licence to […]